Julianne Peixoto

Weekend Anchor/Reporter

Julianne joined the Action News team in June 2014 as a multimedia journalist. She graduated summa cum laude from Syracuse University's S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications with a degree in Broadcast and Digital Journalism and a minor in Psychology.

While in school, Julianne was a reporter and anchor for the student-run television station CitrusTV News. She was also a member of the women's gymnastics team, a global ambassador for SU Study Abroad and a sister of Alpha Xi Delta, Eta Chapter. Julianne spent a semester in Madrid, Spain, and hopes to return overseas in the future.

Throughout her undergraduate career, Julianne interned with NBC Sports at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. She also interned with the investigative unit at WJAR in Cranston, RI, WSYR in Syracuse, NY, and KISS 108 radio in Boston, MA.

Julianne is originally from a small town in Massachusetts. She is a proud SU alumna and New Englander, and enjoys reading, country music, traveling, cooking and spending time with family and friends.

Julianne is excited to explore the Southern Tier and tell your stories!

You can email Julianne any story ideas or suggestions at jpeixoto@wbngtv.com and "like" her on Facebook at "Julianne Peixoto WBNG" to see her recent stories and pictures.